Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Signs in the heavens: This Sunday we will be able to see Uranus.

Reminds me of an ancient Irish quatrain, discovered on a pauper's tombstone, excavated next to a lonely hermit chapel near Dingle, Co. Kerry:

Deireadh Fómhair* dark o'night,
waked from compline to lauds, 
Uranus shineth bright,
aye, the whole world be in blight.



  1. Written by one of my fifth cousins, 12 times removed.

    1. Haha - he must be related to me.


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